Carlee Cayne's career in the U-S Marshal Service suddenly becomes fraught with more danger than she bargained for. Forced to shoot and kill a drug cartel leader's brother puts a target on her by the vengeance seeking kingpin. The promise of another chance at love comes along with the appearance of Lincoln Bridger in her life. He shows her the way to a better, and safer, existence. But first, she and best friend Dixie Vega have dangerous business to tend to before that can be possible. She must stop the relentless stalking by the revenge-seeking drug lord, Rogelio Ortiz.
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About the Author
A lifelong Texan, Daniel Lance Wright is a freelance fiction writer and novelist born in Lubbock, Texas now residing in Clifton, Texas. He lives with Rickie, wife of 47 years, and the proud father of two and grandfather of four. Having spent the first nineteen years of his life on a cotton farm on the South Plains of Texas and the next thirty-two in the television industry, he has seen the world from two distinctly different angles. Daniel has received recognition for writing skills from The Oklahoma Writers Federation in 2005, 2006, 2010, and 2011, Art Affair in 2008, Frontiers in Writing in 2004, Canis Latran of Weatherford College in 2011, and from The Indie Excellence Book Awards in 2013.
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Once Upon an Austin Night based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Once Upon an Austin Night by Daniel Lance Wright is a fast action, bullets flying adventure novel about a US Marshall, Carlee Cayne, who has a quick and accurate response to life threatening events. The bad guys don’t have a chance against her. She’s the female version of the law enforcement detective who likes to ‘make my day’ attitude to the criminal scumbags. Her easy-going partner, Jimmy Fenn with the nickname Jimbo, tries to keep up with her tenacity. When Carlee kills a drug cartel’s son, all hell breaks loose. A silver lining to all of this is Lincoln Bridger, an advertising executive, who encompasses Carlee’s heart from there first encounter at a health club. Unbeknownst to either of them, an action pack adventure awaits them. The plot and action filled chapters is realistic catapulting you from chapter to chapter. The characters are memorable and believable. If you like action, suspense and romance rolled into one book, you won’t be disappointed in Once Upon an Austin NIght. Also, the story climax is—I better not tell you. You know the saying: “If I tell you, I’ll have to….” Enjoy the read. Author of mystery/suspense novels.